How to travel from Doncaster to Wakefield

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Travel Information between Doncaster and Wakefield

distanceDistance18 miles (29 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus, flight, ferry or train
priceTicket price range$7 - $9
cheapestCheapest modeTrain • $7 (€6) • 16 min
fastestFastest modeTrain • $7 (€6) • 16 min
carriersPopular travel companiesNational Express or Northern Rail

Travel 18 miles (29 km) by bus, flight, ferry or train between Doncaster and Wakefield. If speed is a priority, then a train is the best option with an average duration of 16 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a train is the best option with prices starting as low as $7 (€6). The most popular travel companies which serve this journey are National Express or Northern Rail among others. Travelers can even take a direct from Doncaster to Wakefield.

Travel Tips: Travel from Doncaster to Wakefield

Travel to Wakefield easily. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from Doncaster to Wakefield.

There are 4 ways to travel between Doncaster and Wakefield including taking a bus, flight, ferry or train.

The cheapest way to get from Doncaster to Wakefield is by taking a train. You can find average ticket prices around $7 (€6) compared to other travel options to Wakefield:

A train is $3 (€2) less than a bus for this journey with tickets for a bus from Doncaster to Wakefield costing on average $9 (€9).

The fastest way to get to Wakefield from Doncaster is by train with an average travel time of 16 min.

Other travel options to Wakefield can usually take longer:

In comparison, taking a bus requires on average 3 h   of travel time.

The Doncaster to Wakefield distance is around 18 miles (29 km).

The average frequency per day from Doncaster to Wakefield is:

  • 49 trains per day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your route between Doncaster and Wakefield as scheduled services by bus, flight, ferry or train can vary by season or day of the week.

These are the most popular departure and arrival points when traveling from Doncaster to Wakefield:

  • Most travelers who book a bus ticket from Doncaster to Wakefield depart from Doncaster, Interchange to Wakefield, Wakefield.
  • Most travelers who purchase a train ticket from Doncaster to Wakefield depart from Doncaster to Wakefield Westgate.

Omio works with many trusted partners that can help you travel the best way from Doncaster to Wakefield:

  • You can go to Wakefield from Doncaster by bus with National Express. You'll see cheap bus tickets for $9 (€9) with National Express from Doncaster to Wakefield on Omio.
  • You can travel by train to Wakefield from Doncaster with Northern Rail, and you can find Northern Rail Doncaster to Wakefield tickets for $7 (€6) on Omio.
Looking to extend your trip from Doncaster to Wakefield? Many Omio customers who go from Doncaster to Wakefield usually extend their vacation to explore other popular destinations like London, Manchester or Leeds. If you're looking to explore London, Manchester or Leeds from Wakefield, let Omio find you the best connections available at an affordable price.

Before traveling from Doncaster to Wakefield, it’s good to know what ticket you can book and how much it will cost in the next 7 days:

  • A bus ticket for this route is costing $9 (€9) one way on average.
  • A train ticket for this journey is costing $7 (€6) one way on average.

But we recommend booking Doncaster to Wakefield tickets online a few months before your planned travel date to score the best deals and save money on your trip.

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